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New Jersey Devils vs Pittsburgh Penguins 03/21/2021 NHL Predictions, Previews and Hockey Spread
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New Jersey Devils vs Pittsburgh Penguins 03/21/2021 – PPG Paints Arena in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania will play host to New Jersey Devils and Pittsburgh Penguins as they enter an entertaining East Division game. The Devils are struggling to get past some of their opponents as they are still holding the seventh spot in their league. As for the Penguins, they are sitting at the third position and are keen on getting past the Islanders in the season. The nhl betting sites have all the odds and predictions of this exciting game as the Penguins look forward to continuing their winning game.
New Jersey Devils vs Pittsburgh Penguins 03/21/2021
When: Sunday, March 21, 1:00 PM ET
Where: PPG Paints Arena, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
New Jersey Devils vs Pittsburgh Penguins 03/21/2021 Betting Odds:
New Jersey Devils
The New Jersey Devils will enter this game holding a 10-14-4 record on the season. The Devils have a long way to go as they trail the Rangers in the sixth position. New Jersey is a few games ahead of the Sabres in the last spot. In their last battle, the Devils gave up three goals to the Penguins and scored just one in return. New Jersey is touching an average of close to just 2.52 per game with their scoring offense. From the defensive end, they are surrendering close to 3.07 to opponents.
Players to watch: P. Zacha C (G 7, A 10, PTS 17), J. Hughes C (G 7, A 9, PTS 16), P.K. Subban D (G 3, A 11, PTS 14).
The Penguins are one of those recognized teams in the East Division play. Pittsburgh will enter this game with a 19-11-1 record on the season. The Penguins are behind the Islanders and are ahead of the Bruins. Pittsburgh has an offensive unit that is touching an average of close to 3.10 per game. From the defensive end, they are surrendering 2.83 per game on average. When it comes to their penalty kill, they are touching an average of close to 75 percent.
Players to watch: S. Crosby C G 11 A 20 PTS 31, J. Guentzel LW G 13 A 16 PTS 29, E. Malkin C G 8 A 16 PTS 24.
New Jersey Devils vs Pittsburgh Penguins Betting Predictions
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of New Jersey’s last 5 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Pittsburgh’s last 5 games.
Devils vs Penguins Betting Picks
The nhl betting trends are intact for the Penguins to win this game and continue their success. The Devils are not strong enough with their scoring unit and the odds are against their favor. Back the Penguins to win and cover with a decent score.
Score Prediction: Penguins 2, Devils 1.